Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 55 40
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +64
Permanent jobs citing Migration 1,440 322 467
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 5.21% 5.13% 6.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 5.46% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,199 301 410
10th Percentile £38,750 " £38,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £38,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -
75th Percentile £78,125 £65,000 £74,688
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +3.37%

Migration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,222 5,897 7,182
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 94.85% 93.90% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20,315 5,293 6,310
10th Percentile £36,535 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Migration
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Migration trend for jobs with a WFH option

Migration
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Migration.

Migration salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Migration
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Migration over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Migration salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, Migration job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Migration.

1 573 (39.79%) Azure
2 561 (38.96%) Microsoft
3 482 (33.47%) DevOps
4 390 (27.08%) Data Migration
5 386 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
6 377 (26.18%) Social Skills
7 368 (25.56%) AWS
8 355 (24.65%) SQL
9 287 (19.93%) Windows
10 262 (18.19%) Finance
11 239 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
12 234 (16.25%) Oracle
13 217 (15.07%) Terraform
14 204 (14.17%) Scrum
15 200 (13.89%) Linux
15 200 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
16 196 (13.61%) Microsoft 365
17 191 (13.26%) Project Management
18 189 (13.13%) Kubernetes
19 175 (12.15%) Docker
20 162 (11.25%) Degree
21 159 (11.04%) Presales
22 152 (10.56%) Active Directory
23 150 (10.42%) Infrastructure as Code
24 144 (10.00%) Project Delivery
25 143 (9.93%) SQL Server
26 138 (9.58%) Opscode Chef
27 137 (9.51%) Deployment Automation
28 135 (9.38%) Git (software)
29 134 (9.31%) Puppet

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 122 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 37 (2.57%) SAS
3 30 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 19 (1.32%) Apache Spark
4 19 (1.32%) Documentum
5 17 (1.18%) CMS
6 16 (1.11%) Confluence
7 14 (0.97%) nginx
8 12 (0.83%) IIS
9 10 (0.69%) Apache Solr
9 10 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (0.69%) Skype for Business
10 9 (0.63%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.49%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.42%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.35%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (2.85%) Microsoft Project
4 32 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Smart View
8 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (1.74%) NetSuite
4 15 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
6 9 (0.63%) SAP SD
7 8 (0.56%) Oracle Clinical
8 7 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (0.42%) Shopify
10 5 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 5 (0.35%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.35%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.28%) Magento
11 4 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 573 (39.79%) Azure
2 368 (25.56%) AWS
3 196 (13.61%) Microsoft 365
4 111 (7.71%) SaaS
5 109 (7.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 102 (7.08%) Dynamics 365
7 98 (6.81%) GCP
8 94 (6.53%) IaaS
9 92 (6.39%) Power Platform
10 81 (5.63%) PaaS
11 61 (4.24%) Azure Active Directory
12 40 (2.78%) GitHub
12 40 (2.78%) Serverless
13 33 (2.29%) Veeva
14 24 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
14 24 (1.67%) Snowflake
15 19 (1.32%) Azure Data Factory
16 17 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
17 16 (1.11%) PowerApps
17 16 (1.11%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 95 (6.60%) Firewall
2 62 (4.31%) DNS
3 49 (3.40%) VPN
4 43 (2.99%) DHCP
5 35 (2.43%) WAN
6 31 (2.15%) Network Security
7 27 (1.88%) SAN
8 22 (1.53%) BGP
9 21 (1.46%) OSPF
10 19 (1.32%) LAN
10 19 (1.32%) MPLS
11 18 (1.25%) Broadband
12 16 (1.11%) IPv6
13 15 (1.04%) Unified Communications
13 15 (1.04%) VLAN
14 12 (0.83%) Skype
14 12 (0.83%) Wireless
15 10 (0.69%) IPsec
16 9 (0.63%) SSL
16 9 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 78 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
3 67 (4.65%) Power BI
4 47 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (2.71%) Relational Database
5 39 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
8 33 (2.29%) Azure SQL Database
9 26 (1.81%) MySQL
10 25 (1.74%) Big Data
10 25 (1.74%) Data Lake
11 23 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.46%) Oracle Database
13 20 (1.39%) Hadoop
14 19 (1.32%) SQL Server 2019
15 18 (1.25%) NoSQL
16 15 (1.04%) Tableau
17 12 (0.83%) OLAP
17 12 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 135 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 45 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 37 (2.57%) JIRA
4 28 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
5 25 (1.74%) GitLab
6 19 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (0.90%) Visual Studio
8 12 (0.83%) CocoaPods
8 12 (0.83%) Xcode
9 11 (0.76%) MorphX
9 11 (0.76%) Terragrunt
10 6 (0.42%) CircleCI
10 6 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (0.35%) Selenium
11 5 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.28%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.28%) SonarQube
12 4 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 377 (26.18%) Social Skills
2 262 (18.19%) Finance
3 102 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (4.24%) Marketing
5 57 (3.96%) Law
6 56 (3.89%) Retail
7 55 (3.82%) Public Sector
8 46 (3.19%) Manufacturing
9 38 (2.64%) Banking
10 37 (2.57%) Presentation Skills
11 34 (2.36%) Documentation Skills
12 29 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
13 22 (1.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 20 (1.39%) Telecoms
15 18 (1.25%) Billing
16 17 (1.18%) Legal
17 16 (1.11%) Financial Institution
17 16 (1.11%) Publishing
18 12 (0.83%) Organisational Skills
19 8 (0.56%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 201 (13.96%) Architect
2 191 (13.26%) Consultant
3 153 (10.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 151 (10.49%) Developer
5 130 (9.03%) Azure Engineer
6 120 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
7 113 (7.85%) Analyst
8 107 (7.43%) AWS DevOps
9 104 (7.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 102 (7.08%) Cloud Architect
11 96 (6.67%) Project Manager
12 82 (5.69%) Platform Engineer
13 76 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
14 47 (3.26%) Azure Architect
15 46 (3.19%) Business Analyst
15 46 (3.19%) Cloud Engineer
15 46 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 43 (2.99%) Senior Manager
17 38 (2.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
18 35 (2.43%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (7.85%) .NET
2 50 (3.47%) Web Services
3 36 (2.50%) Node.js
3 36 (2.50%) React
3 36 (2.50%) XML
4 30 (2.08%) AngularJS
4 30 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 29 (2.01%) HTML
6 26 (1.81%) Kafka
7 25 (1.74%) CSS
8 23 (1.60%) REST
9 22 (1.53%) Middleware
10 20 (1.39%) JSON
11 18 (1.25%) WPF
12 17 (1.18%) J2EE
12 17 (1.18%) jQuery
12 17 (1.18%) Vue.js
13 15 (1.04%) RESTful
14 13 (0.90%) EDI
15 12 (0.83%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 114 (7.92%) Public Cloud
2 80 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 73 (5.07%) Management Information System
4 39 (2.71%) Life Science
4 39 (2.71%) Video Conferencing
5 29 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
5 29 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (1.81%) Driving Licence
7 25 (1.74%) Data Structures
7 25 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
8 23 (1.60%) Legacy Systems
9 22 (1.53%) Mobile App
10 21 (1.46%) Cloud Native
11 19 (1.32%) User Experience
12 17 (1.18%) Replication
13 14 (0.97%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.83%) Clustering
14 12 (0.83%) Pharmacovigilance
15 9 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 287 (19.93%) Windows
2 200 (13.89%) Linux
3 90 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 36 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 26 (1.81%) Android
6 25 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.74%) Windows Server 2016
7 23 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (1.60%) Windows Server 2019
8 17 (1.18%) CentOS
8 17 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.90%) Unix
10 11 (0.76%) SUSE
11 9 (0.63%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (33.47%) DevOps
2 390 (27.08%) Data Migration
3 386 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
5 204 (14.17%) Scrum
6 200 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
7 191 (13.26%) Project Management
8 159 (11.04%) Presales
9 150 (10.42%) Infrastructure as Code
10 144 (10.00%) Project Delivery
11 137 (9.51%) Deployment Automation
12 115 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
12 115 (7.99%) ERP
13 107 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 106 (7.36%) ETL
15 103 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 97 (6.74%) Data Management
17 89 (6.18%) Data Security
18 86 (5.97%) Mentoring
19 84 (5.83%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 355 (24.65%) SQL
2 132 (9.17%) C#
3 109 (7.57%) Java
4 101 (7.01%) Python
5 89 (6.18%) JavaScript
6 74 (5.14%) PowerShell
7 54 (3.75%) PL/SQL
8 33 (2.29%) VB
9 30 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 19 (1.32%) Apple Swift
10 19 (1.32%) C++
11 18 (1.25%) Scala
12 17 (1.18%) R
13 16 (1.11%) Go
14 14 (0.97%) Apex Code
15 13 (0.90%) TypeScript
16 11 (0.76%) X++
17 10 (0.69%) ActionScript 2.0
17 10 (0.69%) C
17 10 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 162 (11.25%) Degree
2 48 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.64%) SC Cleared
4 37 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 35 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (2.01%) PMI Certification
6 29 (2.01%) PMP
7 23 (1.60%) DBS Check
8 21 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
10 16 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (0.90%) CCNP
12 12 (0.83%) ACCA
12 12 (0.83%) CIMA
13 11 (0.76%) CCIE
13 11 (0.76%) Master's Degree
14 10 (0.69%) AAT
14 10 (0.69%) MCSE
15 7 (0.49%) MCITP
16 6 (0.42%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.26%) Data Quality
2 46 (3.19%) QA
3 22 (1.53%) GDPR
3 22 (1.53%) SLA
4 17 (1.18%) PMO
5 15 (1.04%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.76%) Good Clinical Practice
7 9 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.28%) CDISC
9 3 (0.21%) Accessibility
9 3 (0.21%) SOC 2
10 2 (0.14%) GxP
10 2 (0.14%) HL7
10 2 (0.14%) IFRS
10 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.14%) NCSC
11 1 (0.069%) DICOM
11 1 (0.069%) GRC
11 1 (0.069%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 175 (12.15%) Docker
2 152 (10.56%) Active Directory
3 67 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (4.51%) Hyper-V
5 27 (1.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (0.69%) Varnish
6 10 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.63%) vSphere
8 6 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.35%) VMware NSX
9 5 (0.35%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.14%) Firmware
10 2 (0.14%) KVM
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.069%) HDFS
11 1 (0.069%) Postfix
11 1 (0.069%) vCloud
11 1 (0.069%) XenApp
11 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 217 (15.07%) Terraform
2 189 (13.13%) Kubernetes
3 138 (9.58%) Opscode Chef
4 134 (9.31%) Puppet
5 89 (6.18%) Ansible
6 42 (2.92%) Microsoft Intune
7 29 (2.01%) SCCM
8 16 (1.11%) Nagios
9 15 (1.04%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 11 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
11 9 (0.63%) AirWatch
11 9 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.49%) SCOM
13 5 (0.35%) Icinga
13 5 (0.35%) vRealize
13 5 (0.35%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.28%) vCenter Server
15 3 (0.21%) Packer
16 2 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 561 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 234 (16.25%) Oracle
3 126 (8.75%) VMware
4 97 (6.74%) SAP
5 82 (5.69%) EnterpriseDB
6 78 (5.42%) Google
7 58 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
8 47 (3.26%) Cisco
9 30 (2.08%) Informatica
10 29 (2.01%) Dell
11 25 (1.74%) HP
12 24 (1.67%) JD Edwards
13 21 (1.46%) Apple
14 19 (1.32%) OpenText
15 18 (1.25%) IFS
16 15 (1.04%) Veeam
17 14 (0.97%) SolarWinds
18 11 (0.76%) IBM
18 11 (0.76%) Nintex
18 11 (0.76%) Red Hat